Academic Writing Proposal

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CARIBBEAN MARITIME INSTITUTE
Kingston Jamaica

RESEARCH PROPOSAL
“An examination of the Jamaican judicial system and the measures that can lead to a reduction in the high number of outstanding court cases.”

Research Proposal submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the course CPI
To
Lecturer: Mrs. E. Smith-Johnson
By
Travis Mais
December 2012

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Section 1
Introduction……………………………………………………………………....3
Statement of the Problem………………………………………………………...3 Rationale………………………………………………………………………...3
Purpose of the Study……………………………………………………………..3
Significance of the Study………………………………………………………..4
Background……………………………………………………………………....4
Section 2
Literature Review………………………………………………………………5-10
Section 3
Methodology…………………………………………………………………..11-14
Section 4
Data analysis…………………………………………………………………….15
Section 5
References………………………………………………………………………16
Section 1
1.0 Introduction
The general purpose of this research is to determine how we can reduce the backlog of court cases and will increase confidence of the court system and the Jamaican citizens. This research has allowed us to identify several solutions to solve this long awaited problem that has been plaguing the Jamaican judicial system.
1.1 Statement of the Problem
“An examination of the Jamaican judicial system and the measures that can lead to a reduction in the high number of outstanding court cases.”
1.2 Rationale
This research topic is a result of the excessive stress placed on both the alleged victims and accused due to significant delays between hearing and judgment.
1.3 Purpose of the Study
Noticeable delays were recognized in the Jamaican judicial system. According to the Society president Noor Blumer ''The memories of witnesses deteriorate as time passes, seriously affecting the veracity of the trial,'' she also stated that, ‘It is…...

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